A teenage girl swam for help after a group of rowing club
members got into trouble on Wellington Harbour last night.
All Tyler Boyd has ever wanted was to become a professional
footballer. Today his dream came true when he signed a
three-year professional contract with the Wellington Phoenix.
A new study has revealed nearly half of all Kiwis skip
breakfast because of their busy lifestyles.
Police are still waiting to interview the man whose son
drowned after his car rolled into a pond at Hokitika more
than a month ago.
Auckland commuters are under renewed threat of
disruption after bus drivers voted today to hold all-day
strikes every Monday for the next eight weeks.
A drug addict who stole hundreds of dollars from charity
donation boxes, including public appeals for poppies and
earthquake disaster relief, has been jailed for 18 months.
A man who crept into a house and indecently assaulted a young
girl in her bedroom is suspected of getting away with a
similar crime in the same area more than a year ago.
Legislation introducing an "investment approach" to welfare
has been signed off by the Cabinet and will go before a
select committee after its first reading in Parliament this
A man whose 60-year-old son drowned at sea said he 'lived for
fishing'' and was happiest whenever he was out on the ocean.
OPINION: Dean Greyling's flying attack at Richie
McCaw's unprotected head was bad enough, but unfortunately
the madness hasn't ended there.
more roadtests & reviews
search cars for sale
Submit your news & photos - Login or
Opinion? Have your say - Login or Register
event or notice
Add a photo
Make ODT my
Otago Daily Times print and digital edition, The
Star - Dunedin, The News - Central Otago, The
Ensign - Gore, Southland Express -
Invercargill, The Courier - Timaru, Queenstown Times - Queenstown, Mountain Scene -
Queenstown, Extra! schools
Times South Canterbury